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McNamara secures GOP endorsement for Minnesota Senate special election
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Police seek suspect in Cottage Grove strangulation, kidnapping case
Claflin announces bid against Franke for 54A House seat
Four teens arrested for car thefts in Cottage Grove
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Math and Science Academy's Wolfgram competes with nation's top runners
Boy's hockey: Park lets Forest Lake slip away with late goal
East Ridge girls basketball struggles at Hastings
Boys' basketball: Raptors romp in home opener
Gymnastics: Raptors soar to a 145.55 in season opener
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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Wayne R. Koerner
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Letter to the editor: Distraught by Schoen news, but don't overlook GOP agenda
Letter to the editor: Congrats on School Board victory, and thanks for support
Letters to the editor: Lots of questions remain about BNSF plans
Editorial: Veterans have earned twice the thanks
Viewpoint: With REAL ID extension granted, next fix must be MNLARS
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December 7, 2017
Newport, refinery butt heads over buffer land
For many years the St. Paul Park refinery — currently owned by Andeavor — has been acquiring land for what's known as a buffer zone, much...
December 7, 2017 - 3:28pm
December 5, 2017
Wintery mix backs drivers up for hours in south Washington County
Traffic on Highway 61 northbound and Interstate 494 was backed up nearly to St. Paul Park Tuesday morning after an overnight snow and ice storm...
December 5, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 23, 2017
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
NEWPORT, Minn. — An unusual culprit is being blamed for wreaking havoc this fall. The city-owned properties between Cedar Lane and the Mississippi...
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
Newport resident packs boxes and plates for Thanksgiving
Carol Isaak of Newport started volunteering at the Union Gospel Mission in St. Paul in 2013 to get herself out of the house. She had wanted to work serving and packing meals during the Thanksgiving for a while, but finally got onto the schedule the year her husband died. "I was down...
November 23, 2017 - 2:45pm
November 20, 2017
Conflict of interest? Newport Planning Commission chair sells land, votes to recommend development
The city attorney has determined Newport Planning Commission chair Kevin Haley had a conflict of interest in while voting on and discussing the...
November 20, 2017 - 12:52pm
Bailey Meadows development approved in Newport amid opposition
A split city council voted to approve construction with conditions on the Bailey Meadows development planned for the northeast corner of Newport....
November 20, 2017 - 12:49pm
November 9, 2017
A blessing in a blanket: Annual quilters exhibit in Woodbury includes those made for veterans
Military veterans are given their due as part of an annual quilt exhibition at the R.H. Stafford Library in Woodbury. This year, the River Valley...
November 9, 2017 - 8:53am
November 2, 2017
City of Newport offers riverside site for contested Red Rock
The debate over the future home of the historic Red Rock continues, with Newport offering up a new permanent home for the sacred object in its...
November 2, 2017 - 8:30am
October 19, 2017
State of the city: Development on the horizon in Newport
Development, business and tax base dominated Newport Mayor Dan Lund's state of the city address and town hall meeting Oct. 3.
October 19, 2017 - 8:30am
October 18, 2017
Meyer Distributing to set up shop in Newport
The former Raceway to Fun site will be one of over 65 U.S. locations for Meyer Distributing. Meyer has claimed part of the 83,000 square feet...
October 18, 2017 - 8:30am
October 10, 2017
Newport to invest in, assess for pricey improvements to draw development
The city has developed a plan to run utilities to all the currently unserved areas of Newport. Though not all areas will be built out with utilities...
October 10, 2017 - 3:40pm
October 5, 2017
Newport man receives year of probation for Springfield gun burglary
One of four men accused of stealing guns from a town of Springfield home last fall will serve one year of probation. A St. Croix County Circuit...
October 5, 2017 - 9:04pm
September 30, 2017
Ramsey/Washington Recycling and Energy Center practices to cut back landfill dumping
The Ramsey/Washington Recycling and Energy Center has enacted new waste protocols aimed to keep more waste out of landfills. Starting Jan. 1,...
September 30, 2017 - 10:45am
September 12, 2017
Cities propose small levy increases for 2018
Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport have planned their 2018 property tax levies. Each city will adopt a final levy in December. The city...
September 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
Newport Fire Department meat raffle set for Sept. 15
A meat raffle to benefit the Newport Fire Department will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the Clover Leaf Bar & Grill, 2146 Hastings Ave., Newport. Everyone is invited to take part.
September 12, 2017 - 1:27pm